The adventures of the mythological Greek hero come to life in the BroadHollow Theatre's staging of 'Hercules" in Elmont.
Dan Levinson All Stars
The ensemble performs varied jazz hits, Thursday, Feb. 27, 7:30 p.m. Program includes Dixieland, ragtime, blues and jazz classics. Tickets required. Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library, 1125 Broadway, Hewlett. 374-1967.
An original production of playwright Pia Wilson’s new work about two Marines returning from Afghanistan who are dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder and the aftermath of 9/11, presented by Adelphi’s Dept. of Theatre, Thursday and Friday, Feb. 27-28, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, March 1, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, March 2, 2 p.m. $20. Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Ave., Garden City. 877-4000 or aupac.adelphi.edu.
Other Desert Cities
The acclaimed drama about family secrets brought to light, Thursday and Friday, Feb. 27-28, 8 p.m.; Saturday, March 1, 3 and 8 p.m.; Sunday, March 2, 2 p.m. $55. John W. Engeman Theater, 250 Main St., Northport. (631) 261-2900 or
The renowned ensemble in concert, Friday, Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m. $35. Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Ave., Garden City. 877-4000 or aupac.adelphi.edu.
Death of a Salesman
Arthur Miller’s classic drama, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 28-March 1, 8 p.m.; Sunday, March 2, 3 p.m. $20, $17 students and seniors Friday and Sunday. Merrick Theatre & Center for the Arts, 2222 Hewlett Ave., Merrick. 868-6400.
The delightful musical comedy, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 28-March 1, 8 p.m.; Sunday, March 2, 2:30 p.m. $20, $18 seniors and students, $14 children. All tickets $25 day of show. BroadHollow Theatre, BayWay Arts Center, 265 E. Main St., East Islip. (631) 581-2700 or www.broadhollow.org.
Inherit the Wind
The powerful drama that fictionalizes the 1925 Scopes “Monkey” trial as a means to discuss the then-contemporary McCarthy trial, Saturday, March 1, 2 and 8 p.m.; Sunday, March 2, 2:30 p.m. $23, $21 seniors, $18 students, $14 youth 12 and under, $25 at door. BroadHollow Theatre, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont. (631) 581-2700 or www.broadhollow.org.
The virtuoso Irish American fiddler in concert with her band, Saturday, March 1, 8 p.m. $47 and $42. Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Main Street, 232 Main St., Port Washington. 767-6444 or www.landmarkonmainstreet.org.
The lyric soprano in concert, Saturday, March 1, 8 p.m. $123, $83, $53. Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, LIU Post, Rte. 25A, Brookville. (800) 745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.
Zappa Plays Zappa
Dweezil Zappa and his band perform the entire “double live” classic album, in honor of the 40th anniversary of “Roxy & Elswehere,” Saturday, March 1, 8 p.m. $75 and $39.50. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd, Westbury. (800) 745-3000 or www.livenation.com.
Singer-guitarist Dave Anthony Setteducati and his ensemble perform the music of Italy, sung in Italian, Sunday, March 2, 2 p.m. Tickets required. Franklin Square Public Library,19 Lincoln Rd., Franklin Square. 488-3444.